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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Oxford to Halifax. Traveling by bus from Oxford to Halifax usually takes around 2 hours and 12 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 35 minutes.

Distance76 mi (123 km)
Shortest duration1h 35m
Cheapest price€19.96
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines2

What bus companies travel from Oxford to Halifax?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Oxford to Halifax that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Maritime Bus usually offers more choice, with 2 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus12h 30m€38.28
Maritime Bus22h 10m€23.21
  • Book Maritime Bus from Oxford to Halifax from €38. Typically there is one Maritime Bus schedule per day from Oxford to Halifax and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Halifax. In Oxford, Maritime Bus departs to Halifax from 4602 Upper Main St . In Halifax, Maritime Bus arrives at Maritime Bus Terminal .

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Oxford to Halifax takes 2 hours and 30 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Halifax in 1 hours and 35 minutes .

    On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Halifax.

  • Maritime Bus is a Canadian coach company based in Charlottetown, on Canada’s east coast. Its passenger services are based around Canada’s ‘Maritimes’ (hence the name), which incorporates the provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia as well as Prince Edward Island. Onboard their modern coaches, you’ll have access to clean restrooms and plenty of legroom.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 12 minutes to cover the 123 kilometers from Oxford to Halifax. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 35 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Halifax. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

The first bus leaves at 10:00 and the last bus leaves at 15:00. To see the times for all buses from Oxford to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Oxford to Halifax every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Oxford to Halifax without transferring.

City Information

Halifax

A historic city that boasts a rich cultural heritage, Halifax is heaven for culturally-inclined travelers and nature lovers alike. To fully understand the city’s amazing history, head over to the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, which is a testament of the city’s military’s past. At noon, reenactors of the Royal Artillery will fire salvoes of the fortress’ noon guns, offering you a unique experience. As Halifax is also a seaport, don’t miss out on the chance to browse around the city’s Seaport Farmers Market, which was first opened nearly 300 years ago. In addition to some of the freshest sea produce around, the market also sells baked products, treats, soaps, and jewelry. If you wish to find some shade and stay away from the busy streets, Halifax Public Gardens, which features an unmistakable Victorian influence, will be a great choice.

The city is the absolute heaven for seafood lovers. For a fine-dining experience, The Press Gang Restaurant and Oyster Bar opens its door for you.

The city’s main VIA Rail train station is the Halifax Railway Station, which also serves as the main hub for intercity buses. The city’s main airport is the Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Oxford?

Main departure station: 4602 Upper Main St

Most buses depart from the main station in Oxford.

All bus stations in Oxford:

  • 4602 Upper Main St

Where does the bus arrive in Halifax?

Maritime Bus Terminal, Halifax, NS - CAXDGCAMTB-0

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Main arrival station: Maritime Bus Terminal

The Maritime Bus Terminal in Halifax is a hub for intercity bus travel for Maritime Bus trips to destinations including Charlottetown, Wolfville, and Moncton. Travelers continuing on past Halifax can transfer to the next door VIA Rail station or walk to several nearby car rental agencies. The bus station offers an indoor waiting room with restrooms, and make sure to stop by the nearby Tim Hortons for a pre-travel doughnut.

Bus stations in Halifax:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

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